Rejected By Sheep, God Sends Good Shepherd

Are you still trying to please God or feel satisfied with a life lived under the old rules? In the face of our rejection of God, he offered a new and living way to relate to him: God introduced a new covenant with his people. Our forgiveness comes only through Christ… Continue reading

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Wise Living, Glorifying God

Today and each day, the follower of Jesus determines what is wise and what brings glory to God.  Holy Spirit, guide us as we make choices which demonstrate that we love God, love others, and bring glory to God in our bodies and our lives… Continue reading

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Wicked Rewards and Faith in the Rewarder

Who is the Almighty, that we should serve him? What would we gain by praying to him? We explore these questions and find that God rewards those who seek him in faith and believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him… Continue reading

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Outside the Camp

Jesus ushered in a new and living way for us to approach God when he suffered outside the city gate. We are to go to him outside the camp because although his own did not receive him, all who do receive Jesus are given the right to become children of God. Continue reading

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Good Shepherd’s Care

The comfort and hope from idols and false visions and dreams is vain and empty.  Why do we hope in these empty promises?  Only Jesus leads us to the abundant life of God our Father.  He is the Good Shepherd and Father God wants us to be under his care! Continue reading

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Dawn of Hope

Job balances heart-felt cries about his circumstance with ever-present hope in God. Are you able to do that? Do you hold on to the presence and power of God and see that there is a dawn of hope coming after this dark night?  There is a future and God is with you in it… Continue reading

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Fuel for the Engine of Perseverance

God’s commitment to us to be with us and to not leave us or forsake us is the fuel in our engine of living for him. The sovereignty of God over us and our circumstances gives us the freedom to trust him and fully live in the pattern of Jesus in this world.  Persevere friends! Continue reading

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